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Polychrome silk yarns on undetermined ground. Design of large pink and blue stylized flowers on curving green stems shows Turkish influence; geometric serrated form recurs frequently and at random; made up of three loom widths; one of short ends pieced together out of four fragments. Some...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Greek, 18th or 19th century

Object Place

Province of Epirus or Ionian Islands, Greece

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Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts